In 1958, an employee at State Farm Insurance in Chicago had an idea. Patricia Bays Haroski felt that if she could succeed in establishing a national day to celebrate the relationship between employers and their employees, that we would see more productive and happier workplaces. Her efforts resulting in National Boss's Day, which became official in 1962 and is currently not only observed in the United States, but also in Australia, India and South Africa.
At Norfolk Florist, we see every day the importance of recognizing those who encourage, mentor, inspire and promote others. A great boss does all of these things, and October 16 is the day to tell them how much you appreciate them. Read More about Recognizing a Great Boss »